Aprotech Powertrain LLC, based in Asheville, North Carolina, is a world leader in developing and manufacturing elastomeric crankshaft dampers, Noise Vibration Harshness (NVH) products, machined components, and mechanical assemblies.

Aprotech’s history is rich in the vehicle and power generation markets. Our tradition dates back to the late 1910’s as the original owner, Louis Schwitzer, assisted the pioneers of the automotive industry, providing powertrain components. The drive for innovation is exemplified by the Louis Schwitzer Award, issued annually by the SAE for racing innovation and engineering excellence. Today’s Aprotech continues to honor its heritage and its pursuit of another century of service to the transportation industry.

Core Strengths

  • Technical Expertise
  • Innovation
  • Customer Alignment
  • Integrated Program Management
  • Commitment to Quality
  • Manufacturing Excellence
  • Reliability
  • Responsiveness

Technical Capabilities

Aprotech Powertrain provides value-added capabilities to our customers including sophisticated modeling, product design, validation, and manufacturing processes.

  • Vehicle NVH applications
  • Engine & Drivetrain dynamics
  • Vibration isolation
  • Elastomer component design
  • Torsional modeling
  • FEA
  • Solid modeling

Awards & Certifications

Aprotech Powertrain’s drive for excellence and best practices in quality and innovation have resulted in the following certifications and awards:

  • ISO 9001
  • IATF 16949
  • ITAR Compliant
  • Supplier Innovation of the Year
  • Supplier of the Year
  • Customer Level recognitions:
    • Diamond
    • Partner
    • Bronze

Let Manufacturing Excellence Work for You

Our manufacturing excellence is evident with our world class crankshaft dampers and all products made from our machining, assembly, and elastomeric bonding processes.

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